The Academy of Contemporary Music has been educating talented musicians for 20 years with an unparalleled learning by doing ethos and an absolute passion for delivering excellence in music industry education.
From our world-class teaching faculty to our highly talented student body studying our industry-leading curriculum,
ACM is an internationally-renowned provider of Diploma
and Honours Degree qualifications.
» You can choose to specialise in Guitar, Bass, Drums, Vocals,
Keyboards, Songwriting and Artist Development, Audio Production
or Music Business Studies leading towards Diploma and Honours
Degree qualifications at our main school in Guildford. Or you can opt
for a 6 month Industry Qualification in Contemporary Songwriting
and Artist Development or Music Production at our Metropolis Studios
campus in London.
» We offer outstanding quality of learning and teaching, with an
exemplary student experience.
» Our recent QAA and BAC inspections showed full confidence in
our education provision.
» Our close relationship with Europe’s largest recording facility -
Metropolis, where 50% of the UK’s Top 40 Chart is serviced -
connects our students directly to a wealth of real world, real time
industry knowledge in recording, publishing and artist management.
» Our Industry Link Team is dedicated to supporting and developing
your music industry career pathway through placements, internships
and audition opportunities.
» Our Alumni include Ed Sheeran, Newton Faulkner, MTV brand
new artist Ebony Day, members of Bastille, Lawson and
Mumford & Sons, Emma Stevens and many more!
The Academy of Contemporary Music - Music. Industry. Education.